Saturday, June 29, 2013

Cast-Iron Chicken Pot Pie with Spring Veggies

Freezer Breakfast Sandwiches


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Chicken Alfredo Biscuit Pizzas


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Chicken, Asparagus, Tangerine and Quinoa Salad


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No-Bake Banana Split Ice Cream Pie

Pumpkin Pie Ice Cream

Bourbon Bacon Cupcakes


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Chocolate Pretzel Cupcakes with Caramel Frosting


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Peanut Butter Salted Caramel Icebox Cake


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Mini Shepherd’s Pies


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Broccoli Pesto Braid


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Zesty Lime-Fish Tacos


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Asparagus Pesto Pasta Salad


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Cauliflower Puree Stuffed Tomato


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Hot Ham and Cheese Dip


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Breakfast Bowl for One


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Lavender Party Treats


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Greek 7-Layer Dip


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Wednesday, June 26, 2013

5 Favorite Chicken Pasta Recipes

1.Buffalo Chicken Pasta Salad



Ingredients
  • 1 cup ranch dressing
  • 1/2 - 1 cup Buffalo wing sauce (to taste)
  • 5 stalks of celery, chopped
  • 1 red onion, chopped
  • 1 rotisserie chicken, shredded (or any cooked chicken you have on hand)
  • 12 oz spiral pasta

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2.Louisiana Chicken Pasta


ingredients
  • CHICKEN
  • 4 tbsp. vegetable oil
  • 6 bonless skinless chicken breast halves
  • 3/4 cup breadcrumbs
  • 1/4 cup parmesan cheese (grated)
  • 1 cup milk
  • 2 tbsp. flour
  • CAJUN SAUCE
  • 1 tbsp. butter
  • 1 small yellow bell pepper (chopped)
  • 1 small red bell pepper (chopped)
  • 3/4 small red onions (chopped)
  • 3 whole garlic cloves (minced)
  • 1 tsp. crushed red pepper flakes
  • 1 1/4 pints whipping cream
  • 1 cup low sodium chicken broth
  • 4 tbsp. fresh basil (thinly sliced)
  • 1 cup grated parmesan cheese
  • 1 (12 oz.) package bow tie pasta
  • 1 cup mushrooms (sliced)

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3.Cajun Chicken Pasta Recipe


  • 2tbs butter
  • 1qt heavy cream
  • 4-5pcs sundried tomato
  • 1/2tsp chopped onion
  • 1/4tsp garlic salt
  • 1 stalk green onion, thinly sliced
  • A dash of cayenne pepper, optional

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4.Cheesecake Factory's Louisiana Chicken Pasta


Ingredients:

Chicken:
4 tablespoons vegetable oil
6 skinless boneless chicken breast halves
3/4 cup bread crumbs
1/4 cup grated Parmesan cheese
1 cup milk
2 tablespoons flour

Cajun Sauce:
1 tablespoon butter
1 small yellow bell pepper, chopped
1 small red bell pepper, chopped
3/4 small red onion, chopped
3 whole garlic cloves, minced
1 teaspoon crushed red pepper
1 1/4 pints whipping cream
1 cup low-salt chicken broth
4 tablespoons fresh basil, thinly sliced
1 cup grated Parmesan cheese
1 package bow-tie pasta
1 cup mushrooms, sliced
salt and pepper

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5.Paleo Garlic Chicken Pasta



Ingredients
  • 2 lbs chicken, diced
  • 2 zucchini, julienned
  • 2 yellow squash, julienned
  • 3 tablespoons olive oil
  • 1 tablespoon minced garlic
  • ¼ cup tomato paste
  • ½ cup coconut milk
  • 1½ teaspoons salt
  • 1 teaspoon balsamic vinegar
  • 1 teaspoon hot sauce
  • ¼ teaspoon crushed red pepper
  • ¼ teaspoon Italian seasoning
  • 1 large can diced tomatoes
  • 3 whole heads roasted garlic, cloves removed from peels
  • salt and pepper, to taste

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Tuesday, June 25, 2013

5 delicious quick bread recipes

1.Christmas Cinnamon & Honey Twist Bread



  • 2 C organic all-purpose flour
  • 1 egg
  • 1/2 C raw sugar
  • 1 tablespoon salt
  • 1/2 C warm water {not lukewarm!}
  • 1 packet dry active yeast
  • 1 teaspoon vanilla extract
  • 1 teaspoon almond extract
  • about 2 tablespoons cinnamon & sugar, mixed
  • about 3 tablespoons honey + more for drizzling

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2.Soft white dinner rolls



  • All purpose flour – 3- ½ Cups + more for dusting
  • Active Dry Yeast – 2 ¼ tsp
  • Warm water – ¼ cup
  • Butter – 3 tbsp
  • Milk – 1 cup
  • Sugar – 2 tbsp
  • Egg – 1 (Optional) (I did not use it)
  • Salt – ¾ tsp
  • Vegetable oil – for greasing

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3.Cheesy Buttermilk Biscuits


  • 1 1/2 cups better batter flour
  • 2 tsp baking powder
  • ½ tsp baking soda
  • 1 tsp salt
  • ¼ cup palm shortening or butter
  • ¾ cup buttermilk
  • 6 ounces Fontina Cheese

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4.garlic bread pizza crust


  • 1 1/8 cups warm water (100-105 degrees)
  • 3 teaspoons active dry yeast
  • 1 1/2 tablespoons honey
  • 1 1/2 tablespoon olive oil
  • 3 cups all-purpose flour
  • 1 teaspoon salt
  • 1 teaspoon garlic powder
  • 1 teaspoon dried basil
  • 5 tablespoons unsalted butter
  • 2 garlic cloves, pressed or very finely minced
  • 2 tablespoons parmesan cheese

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5.Pita bread and Hummus



Ingredients:

  • 1 large cup chickpeas, soaked overnight and cooked until tender
  • 2 tbsp. Tahini
  • 4 cloves of garlic
  • 1/4 cup good quality olive oil
  • Juice of 1 medium sized lemon
  • Salt to taste
  • Zaatar/Cumin seed powder/Chili powder to sprinkle on top

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5 Fast Breakfast Ideas

1.Breakfast Zucchini and Cheese bake


  • 2 Tbsp Butter
  • 1/2  Onion -Chopped
  • 1 Zucchini – Grated
  • 2 Roma Tomatoes – Sliced
  • 3 Cloves Garlic – Crushed
  • 1 Cup Shredded Cheddar Cheese
  • 6 large eggs
  • 1/2 cup Cream ( optional- this adds 40 calories per serving )
  • Freshly Ground Pepper and Salt
  • 1 Tsp Mustard

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2.The Best Cinnamon Rolls


Ingredients
  • ½ cup bourbon
  • ½ cup raisins
  • 4 ½ to 5 ½ cups flour
  • 1 package dry yeast (1/4 ounce)
  • 1 cup of milk
  • 5 tablespoons butter
  • 1 tablespoon extra virgin olive oil
  • 1/3 cup sugar
  • ½ teaspoon salt
  • 3 eggs
  • ¾ cup brown sugar
  • ¼ cup flour
  • 1 tablespoon cinnamon
  • 1 stick melted butter
  • Soaked raisins
  • 2 cups powdered sugar
  • A few teaspoons of milk
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3.Simple Cream Cheese Danish


Ingredients:

2 cans of crescent rolls
1 8oz package of cream cheese at room temp.
1/2 cup white sugar
1 tsp lemon juice
3/4 tsp vanilla
1 tsp sour cream
Optional: pie filling or fruit preserves of your choice

Icing:
1 cup confectioner's sugar
1 tbsp milk
1 tbsp softened butter

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4.Baked Lemon Donuts


For the donuts:

1 1/2 cups flour
1/2 cup sugar
1 teaspoon baking powder
1/2 teaspoon baking soda
1/4 teaspoon salt
1 egg
1 6-oz container Lemon Greek Yogurt (I used Chobani brand)
1/3 cup canola oil
1/3 cup milk
Zest of one lemon

For the glaze:

Juice of one lemon
1 cup powdered sugar

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5.baked brunch baguette


Ingredients:
2 demi baguettes, wholemeal or seeded
2 whole eggs + 1 egg yolk
25ml cream or creme fraiche
2 thin slices parma ham
1 ounce hard cheese, grated (I used gouda)
2 spring onions, finely sliced
Salt and pepper

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